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Karayuki-San, The Making of a Prostitute

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Karayuki-San, The Making of a Prostitute

Frank and harrowing testimony of the horrific sexual slavery and wartime experiences of the Karayuki-San, Japanese girls and women were trafficked out of Japan as indentured prostitutes.

Frank and harrowing testimony of the horrific sexual slavery and wartime experiences of the Karayuki-San, Japanese girls and women were trafficked out of Japan as indentured prostitutes.

A Man Vanishes

Shohei Imamura's investigation into the disappearance becomes an investigation into the nature of fiction and reality.

Shohei Imamura's investigation into the disappearance becomes an investigation into the nature of fiction and reality.

Outlaw-Matsu Comes Home

Shohei Imamura follows a former Japanese soldier during his first trip home after having been abandoned by the military in Thailand during World War II.

Shohei Imamura follows a former Japanese soldier during his first trip home after having been abandoned by the military in Thailand during World War II.

The Pirates of Bubuan

Shohei Imamura's look at rival gangs of pirates in the Philippines.

Shohei Imamura's look at rival gangs of pirates in the Philippines.

The Unreturned Soldiers In Thailand

Shohei Imamura continues searching for unreturned Japanese soldiers.

Shohei Imamura continues searching for unreturned Japanese soldiers.

The Unreturned Soldiers In Malaysia

Imamura tries to locate unreturned Japanese soldiers in Malaysia.

Imamura tries to locate unreturned Japanese soldiers in Malaysia.